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How Many Calories Should I Eat?

Are calories burned in a sauna?

Are calories burned in a sauna?

Unfortunately, there is not much scientific research on this topic. Dr. Oz, Oprah’s (cardiovascular surgeon, guest co-host, made wellness superstar) believes that it burns calories and offers other health benefits.  According to Oz, the ‘infrared sauna’ is different from a normal sauna in that it […]

How do calories and fat relate?

How do calories and fat relate?

How many calories are in 1 gram of fat? Dietary fat is denser in calories than both protein and carbohydrate, providing more than twice as many per gram, making it an energy-dense nutrient. One gram of fat (all fats, oil or butter, provide the same […]

How do they measure Calories in food?

How do they measure Calories in food?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) oversees the process of measuring Calories in food. Food laboratories test the nutrient composition of a food using specialized equipment for chemical analyses. Food samples are often frozen (with liquid nitrogen) and blended into a fine powder to be […]